PATENTS AS QUALITY SIGNALS FOR ENTREPRENEURIAL VENTURES.

@inproceedings{Hsu2008PATENTSAQ,
  title={PATENTS AS QUALITY SIGNALS FOR ENTREPRENEURIAL VENTURES.},
  author={David H. Hsu and Rosemarie H. Ziedonis},
  year={2008}
}
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